February 22, 2021 9:13 am
The recent passage of the so-called ‘love jihad’ laws in three states of the country, imposing harsh penalties on ‘forced conversions’ under the pretext of marriage, represents a new and daunting challenge to love in India.
February 21, 2021 10:07 pm
Though the Kerala High Court had made remarks against love jihad in 2009, the state government had done nothing so far to check it, he claimed here.
February 19, 2021 8:21 am
At a campaign address, Nitin Patel said that earlier the Hindus had no power or unity, and hence "we couldn't do anything".
February 15, 2021 7:40 am
“Based on the complaint and all those who were identified, we have arrested 17 people, including ex-MLA Surendra Nath Singh,” Bhopal DIG Irshad Wali told The Indian Express.
February 05, 2021 1:43 am
While the tutor Amaan was sent to jail on Wednesday night, the woman is now with her family after her statement was recorded before a magistrate at a court in Meerut.
February 04, 2021 2:07 am
Senior advocate Sanjay Parikh, appearing for a petitioner, said innocent people are being targeted under the laws and that Madhya Pradesh and Gujarat were also about to bring similar laws.
February 03, 2021 1:14 am
The government was asked whether it “intends to propose a central Anti-Conversion Law to curb interfaith marriages”. In a written reply, Minister of State for Home G Kishan Reddy said, “No, Sir.”
February 02, 2021 10:27 pm
On questions such as whether the government was of the view that interfaith marriages were happening due to forceful conversions and whether it had sufficient evidence to prove the same, MoS Reddy said, “‘Public Order’ and ‘Police’ are State subjects as per the Seventh Schedule to the Constitution of India.
January 26, 2021 8:47 am
In today’s India, life for comedians is considerably more complicated than it is for bigots. The bile spewed by some on Twitter and by politicians in Delhi’s elections last year, is proof that the virus of hatred has infected us.
January 26, 2021 1:32 am
“We would like to have the benefit of the judgment of the High Court also,” Chief Justice of India S A Bobde, heading a three-judge bench, observed as the state’s plea’s came up before it.
September 23, 2014 5:34 pm
A white tiger at Delhi Zoo mauled to death a youth after he fell into its enclosure on Tuesday afternoon.
September 21, 2014 12:32 pm
In this season of alleged ‘love jihad’, here's a story of the lone Muslim student to have returned to his school in one of Muzaffarnagar’s worst riot-hit villages and his three Hindu classmates.